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BILSBORROW, a township in Garstang parish, Lancashire; 4½ miles SE of Garstang. Acres, 842. Real property, 1,455. Pop., 176. Houses, 37. There are a Wesleyan chapel, and an endowed school with 48 a year.

John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)



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Historical Geography

In 1835 Bilsborrow was a township in the parish of Garstang.



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Probate Records

For probate purposes prior to 1858, Bilsborrow was in the Archdeaconry of Richmond, in the Diocese of Chester. The original Lancashire wills for the Archdeaconry of Richmond are held at the Lancashire Record Office.


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